Bulldogs junior Logan Taylor posted a 21-over-par 93, tied with five others for 72nd place after Monday’s first round of the Class 2 state championships at Rivercut Golf Course.
Wildcats sophomore Gannon Withers left himself in prime position to medal after one round at the Class 1 state championships Monday at Meadow Lake Acres Country Club.
Sophomore center fielder Drake Gross’ two-out, RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning clipped the No. 5 seed Hornets in a 3-2, season-ending Class 4, District 8 quarterfinal loss to the No. 4 Spartans on Monday afternoon.
Junior tosses three hitter in New Bloomfield's 7-1 District 8 win over Russellville
Junior Brady Wiler’s complete-game, three-hit effort directed the New Bloomfield Wildcats’ opening-round district triumph.
New Bloomfield student with Down syndrome graduates
After multiple years attempting to find an education institution that was a good fit for their son with Down syndrome, Cindy and Jon Kampeter found it. They reflect on their son, Chris, and the "incredible year" he had at New Bloomfield High School.
For months, construction noises sounded from the site at 60 West Industrial Drive as workers from the city of Fulton and volunteers built what was once a dream — a new animal shelter. On Friday, the dream was realized as Mayor LeRoy Benton and donors to the animal shelter, Fulton residents Sam Grabb and Sue Lippincott, cut a gold ribbon to officially open the shelter.
There were 63 seniors who graduated, 33 of which earned scholarships for their higher education endeavors. Of the graduates, 23 were National Honor Society members and the top six students received a gold medal to signify their academic achievements. Tyler Adams, valedictorian, and Madelyn Gordon, salutatorian, spoke during the ceremony. One student, Zachary Barton, has joined the U.S. Marines.
The William Woods Lady Owls golf team’s scramble on the last day was well worth it.
The Hornets and Wildcats, respectively, will have to wait a couple of days after their district openers were rained out Saturday.
Centralia eliminates Thunderbirds behind late home run
The South Callaway Bulldogs didn’t allow themselves to be distracted while easily reaching their next destination.
Instructional coaches present end of year report to school board
The South Callaway R-II School District recognized long-time employees and retiring personnel at its school board meeting Wednesday night. And, a group of the district’s instructional coaches gave a presentation to the board of education.
A 4-year-old Holts Summit girl was in better spirits Thursday, her father said, while recovering from injuries suffered in a lawn mower accident. Faith Rowell was at a family member’s home Tuesday when she ran outside and was accidentally run over by a riding lawn mower.
Little graduates look forward to first grade
Wearing blue caps and gowns, Kingdom Christian Academy kindergarten students danced, sang and prayed their way into first grade on Thursday during their graduation ceremony.
The Hornets spotted the state-ranked Comets a 7-0 advantage in falling 10-5 in the rescheduled third-place game of the 21st-annual Fulton Tournament on Wednesday night at the high school athletic complex.
Junior starter Dillon Stone tossed a one-hit shutout and drove in the game’s only run as the Bulldogs stymied the Warhawks 1-0 in Wednesday night’s regular-season finale.